The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 70 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 8 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.39% 3.20% 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.30% 10.06% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £77,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +93.75%
MQSeries
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
127 169 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.05% 31.83% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 82 118 58
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) XML
2 15 (93.75%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) DB2
4 9 (56.25%) HP
4 9 (56.25%) Flash
4 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
4 9 (56.25%) LoadRunner
4 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
4 9 (56.25%) Retail
4 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
4 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
4 9 (56.25%) System Testing
4 9 (56.25%) DbVisualizer
4 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (43.75%) Subversion
5 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Ant
5 7 (43.75%) MySQL
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) XSLT
6 6 (37.50%) JUnit
6 6 (37.50%) CSS

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) DB2
2 9 (56.25%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
1 9 (56.25%) LoadRunner
2 7 (43.75%) Ant
2 7 (43.75%) Subversion
3 6 (37.50%) Maven
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (37.50%) Log4j
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Tester
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) J2EE
1 15 (93.75%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) Flash
3 6 (37.50%) JMS
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) XMLBeans
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) XSLT
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Servlets
3 6 (37.50%) SOAP
3 6 (37.50%) Struts
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) HPUX
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Automated Testing
2 9 (56.25%) System Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) XPath
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Jython
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Interwoven
5 1 (6.25%) hybris